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diversiTECH Hiring Fair

Chicago, IL • August 15, 2018

Now is the time to explore new job opportunities. It's the third annual Hiring Fair with technology-focused, web- or mobile-based companies.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT

Chicago Connectory
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, #570
Chicago, IL 60654
US

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Clear your calendar! Now is the time to explore new job opportunities through our employers. The Chicago chapter of AnitaB.org is organizing its third annual diversiTECH Hiring Fair with technology-focused, web- or mobile-based companies. They support all underrepresented groups who want to transition into or are currently working in tech fields. Connect with thought leaders & innovators in these fields and network with your peers too. Our Hiring Fair features include:

  • Upload your resume in advance for employer matching
  • Pre-scheduled on-site interviews
  • Resume critiques
  • Startups

Keynote Speaker

Kim Holmes, System Director/Innovation & Partnerships, Discover Financial Services


Let’s Talk Tech! Presented by Discover Financial Services

2:30, 3:30 & 4:00 PM - Shannon Good, Product Owner

Science Hub Presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois

2:00 PM - Nicole Lynn Walker, Sr. Director, Innovation Incubator Leader

2:30 PM - Cate Koziol, Project Coordinator

3:00 PM - Claudette Henderson, Medical Management Specialist I
3:30 PM - Karla Hudson, Medical Director I

4:30 PM - Sandra Hackelberg, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Northwestern University (NUPF)

5:00 PM - Kristen Gates, Clinical Program Manager, Cigna

5:30 PM - Marie Macaisa, UX Solutions Consultant


Founder Hub


Tech Careers Panelists:

Christopher Thomas, Sr. Tech Search Consultant, Advanced Resources

Joaquin Barry, Sr. Account Mgr, IT Sector Center/National Able

Lateefah Stanford, Senior Scientist, BP

Ashley Purdy, Data Science Career Advisor, Metis

Khyati Shah, Senior .NET Developer, Morningstar

Bruce Montgomery, CEO, Montgomery & CO, Tech Access TV and Operation Hope

Zachary Watts, Sr. Backend Engineer, projekt202 Chicago

Presenter

Andre Sugai, Director of Technology, projekt202 Chicago

“How to Prepare for a Tech Interview”

Closing Remarks - Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois

Jim Petrassi, DSVP Chief Technology Officer

Karl Baltes, VP Divisional Tech Officer


Cost:  Free to attend

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Would you like to Volunteer?

Contact La'Shon Anthony at lashona@communityanitab.org with your interest or schedule a call at http://calendly.com/abichicago.

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SPONSORS:  

Discover Financial Services, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Trunk Club, and Bosch.


EMPLOYERS:

Discover Financial Services, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Trunk Club, Bosch, UI Labs, The Nerdery, 8th Light, and Pie for Providers.

COMMUNITY PARTNERS:

The Difference Engine, Society of Women Engineers-Chicago, and National Able (IT Sector Center).

HOSTS:  Bosch and Chicago Connectory


MEDIA PARTNERS:

Illinois Technology Association, Coleman Entrepreneurship Center, MATTER, and the Illinois Technology & Science Council.

Follow the event on Twitter with #ChicagoAnitaB.



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